Bodine Bash

This year’s annual auction will be held on February 29, 2020 at the Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion & Ballroom. Expect horseshoes and hats with this derby theme as we seek support for our school.

Everything you need to know:

When: Saturday, February 29, 6:00 – 11:00 p.m.

  • 6:00-8:00 p.m. Silent auction, dinner, and carousel rides
  • 8:00-9:00 p.m. Live auction
  • 9:00-11:00 p.m. Silent Disco

Where: Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion & Ballroom at the Children’s Museum of Memphis, 2525 Central Ave.   

What to Wear: Business casual to cocktail attire; derby attire is encouraged to win Best Fascinator, Best Dressed Man, or Best Dressed Woman

Dinner: Southern cuisine from Hog Wild/A Moveable Feast

Complimentary Drinks:

Signature Kentuck-tea Mint Julep

Red and white wine  

Craft beer selections from Memphis Filling Station 

Nonalcoholic sodas and bottled water 

Don your most festive derby attire for a special contest: best fascinator/hat, best dressed woman, and best dressed man. Our last two events SOLD OUT with more than 350 people and raised more than $100,000 each year for our Tuition Assistance Fund.

This year’s Bodine Bash Auction Co-Chairs are:

Joanna and Jason Landrum & Lewis and Emilie Unglesby

If you would like to be involved in planning or supporting the Bodine Bash, email Gretchen Klobucar at or call (901) 203-3870.